Stories tagged: "Wayne County"


A Detroit polling site. Photo by Montez Miller.
Just What the Hell Is Going On With Wayne County’s Election Results, Explained

Michigan's election results are on track to be finalized despite a roller coaster week in Wayne County filled with Republican opposition.

Photos from Macomb County on Election Day.
Michigan Is a Linchpin in the 2020 Election. What Motivated Voters in the Mitten?

From Macomb to Washtenaw, southeast Michigan voter turnout exploded in 2020. Many of those voters sought a different path for Michigan's future.

Treasurer Sabree. Photo courtesy the Wayne County Treasurer's Office.
With a Foreclosure Crisis on the Horizon, Wayne County Shows the Power of a Treasurer

Over the last four years, Wayne County Treasurer Eric Sabree has reduced foreclosures by 86%. That matters now more than ever.

Photos courtesy of Kim Smith
How One Local Grant Is Helping Michigan Businesses Left Out of PPP

The aid couldn’t come at a better time for businesses like one Detroit florist left out of the first round of federal protections.

Photo courtesy Benny Napoleon
How Wayne County’s Sheriff is Leading By Example During Michigan’s Coronavirus Crisis

Sheriff Benny Napoleon had to chart Wayne County’s path through the worst of the coronavirus crisis, and his message to sheriffs refusing to enforce stay-at-home orders is clear.